HyperDic: disunite

English > 2 senses of the word disunite:
VERBsocialdisunite, disassociate, dissociate, divorce, disjointpart
contactdisunite, separate, divide, partforce, take, or pull apart
English > disunite: 2 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningPart; cease or break association / association with.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Synonymsdisassociate, dissociate, divorce, disjoint
Broaderseparate, part, split up, split, break, break updiscontinue an association / association / association or relation
Spanishdesmarcar, divorciarse, divorciar, separarse
Catalandesmarcar, divorciar-se, divorciar, separar-se
Nounsdisunionthe termination or destruction of union
English > disunite: 2 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningForce, take, or pull apart.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something; Somebody ----s something from somebody
Synonymsseparate, divide, part
Cause toseparate, divide, partcome apart
Entailed byunravel, unknot, unscramble, untangle, unpickBecome or cause to become undone by separating the fibers or threads of
Narrowerbreakseparate from a clinch, in boxing
compartmentalize, compartmentalise, cut upseparate into isolated compartments or categories / categories
cutseparate with or as if with an instrument
disconnectmake disconnected, disjoin or unfasten
disjoin, disjointmake disjoint, separated, or disconnected
disjoint, disarticulateseparate at the joints
ginseparate the seeds from (cotton) with a cotton gin
jointseparate (meat) at the joint
polarize, polariseCause to concentrate about two conflicting or contrasting positions
sequester, sequestrate, keep apart, set apart, isolateset apart from others
sever, break upset or keep apart
tear, rupture, snap, bustseparate or cause to separate abruptly
tearTo separate or be separated by force
Broadermove, displaceCause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
Spanishdividir, separar
Catalandividir, separar

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